NT (w/SP3) can not access any Samba shares that require

Peter Blake ppb at baloo.tcp.co.uk
Fri Mar 6 08:48:47 GMT 1998

On Wed, 4 Mar 1998, Dave wrote:

>   I have a new workstation with NT 4.0 w/ Service Pack 3 installed that can
> not log in to any of the shares that require a password. The error message
> says the machine is not allowed to login. They can access any share that
> does not require a username and password.
>   I thought SP3 took care of this? I have several other NT 4.0 clients
> w/SP3 that are working OK.
>   The SAMBA server is a DEC Alpha running DEC UNIX 4.0A w/Samba 1.9.17p4. 


I think it was SP3 that made the problem. You need to disable encrypted
passwords on the NT machine to connect to 1.9.17p4.

Alternatively, samba 1.9.18p3 may allow NT to use encrypted passwords.

Peter Blake
ppb at hft.co.uk
ppb at baloo.tcp.co.uk

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